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  • Coming Soon - 5 Things to do in The Town of The Blue Mountains


    It’s difficult to feel too blue when visiting the Town of the Blue Mountains! Especilly during this time of year! This series of small villages is versatile, beautiful and friendly. From the busy and popular Blue Mountain Village to the small community of Clarksburg & Ravenna, the Town of the Blue Mountains has no shortage of places to visit and activities to enjoy.








  • October 10,2018 - Scenic Fall Drives


    Ah, the beauty of fall! Spectacularly coloured leaves coating the ground and trees, painting the horizon in rich reds, yellows and oranges. South Georgian Bay is chalk full of gorgeous scenery, easily visible when driving on particularly lovely roads. We have outlined some of the most scenic autumn drives, perfect for viewing the elegant beauty of the region! Get your phone and camera ready to capture some great Insta-worthy shots to make your friends & family jealous!









  • October 3, 2018 - The Core of Apple Country

    If an apple a day keeps the doctor away then South Georgian Bay has little need for doctors at all! You could call South Georgian Bay the core of Apple country because our apples are plentiful, juicy, and delicious. Due to the multitude of apple orchards in the area, finding the best apple products is no easy task. Luckily, we have compiled a list of the best apple products and experiences offered here in South Georgian Bay!









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    Autumn is a spectacular time of year. The leaves change colour and fall to the ground, students return to school, the temperature cools down, and the air takes on a pleasant, crisp scent. Autumn is made even better by the fact that many communities in South Georgian Bay hold events and festivals to celebrate this dazzling season. The following five events are our staff’s picks of which events simply cannot be missed this fall (and beleaf us, there were a lot to choose from)!







  • Meaford is a beautiful town in South Georgian Bay filled with great trails, great people and great activities! From its lovely waterfront to its picturesque parks, Meaford is truly a fantastic destination. Here are some of the top 5 activities in Meaford!




  • September 12, 2018 - 5 Things to do in Clearview Township




    Located on the Niagara escarpment just south of the shores of Georgian Bay, Clearview township is critically underrated. This beautiful region is filled with an assortment of hidden gems that often go unnoticed by the average tourist. Luckily, our staff has come up with a list of our 5 favourite things to do in Clearview!





    September 6, 2018 - Patio Dining in South Georgian Bay




    Nothing beats a delectable meal with a view! In South Georgian Bay, the beautiful views are endless, making outdoor dining an amazing experience. Treat your eyes (and your stomach) to the many patio dining experiences offered in South Georgian Bay!




  •  August 29, 2018 - Paddle Away in South Georgian Bay




    Grab your paddles folks, because it’s time to take to the waters of the South Georgian Bay region! From winding rivers to vast water bodies, South Georgian Bay has quite the variety of paddle-friendly waterways. Here is a list of the top paddling locations in the region that will really float your boat!   




  • August 23, 2018 - Must Do Activities Before Summer Is Over



    As August comes to a close and the hustle and bustle of summer holidays winds down, it's easy to get discouraged. The back to school blues affect everyone - even those who are no longer students. But don't dismay! Here in South Georgian Bay, we have many activities that are perfect for completing your summer and flipping that frown upside down!









  • August 16, 2018 - Paradise for the Adrenaline Junkie



    Do you consistently seek out experiences that leave your heart racing, breath catching, and palms sweating? Are you in eager pursuit of the thrill of adventure? If you answered yes to either of these diagnostic questions, then you may be classified as an adrenaline junkie! While South Georgian Bay is known for its abundance of relaxing and calm activities, it also has its fair share of thrilling and adrenaline-inducing enterprises. Read on to find a comprehensive list of experiences offered in South Georgian Bay that will exhilarate even the most fervid adrenaline junkie.




  • August 9, 2018 - Under the Radar Healthy Eateries



    We get it, staying healthy while traveling is no easy task. Amid all of the temptations towards daily ice cream stops, indulgent desserts, and stationary activities, it is common for healthy eating to be left on the back burner (or not on the stove at all). Luckily, in addition to its many deliciously decadent dishes, South Georgian Bay has a variety of heartily healthy options that are simply delightful! These under the radar spots will leave your tummy - and your taste buds - very happy.





  •  August 2, 2018 - Tune In To Some Live Music


    Everybody loves a good ol’ jam session! Music lifts the spirit and calms the mind, and listening to live music is an experience to be cherished. Here in South Georgian Bay, we are lucky enough to have access to high quality live music seemingly everywhere we go! Since there are so many options to choose from, we have compiled a list of the top 10 live music events in South Georgian Bay to help you decide upon which events to attend!





  •  July 23 2018 - Top Tips for the Collingwood Elvis Festival



    We don't know about you but we certainly Can't Help Falling in Love with the Collingwood Elvis Festival. The centre stage and main attraction for everything Elvis. So exciting that it leaves visitors All Shook Up! An incredibly busy and exciting event that, with the proper knowledge and preparation, can lead to the greatest time you have ever had! In order to ensure that you have the best Elvis Festival possible, we thought that we would share with you our top tips and tricks for optimizing your experience at the Collingwood Elvis Festival!




  •  July 19, 2018 - Staff Picks for Best Around the Bay



    The beaches and shorelines, one of the jewels of the area. With an almost limitless set of options for where to go we thought we would highlight the best of the best, in our opinion. Check them all out and find your favourite!





  •  July 4, 2018 - Farmers Markets In South Georgian Bay



    Fresh air, fresh food and full sun. The makings of every good farmers market. With multiple locations in the area offering a plethora of fresh and nutritious food, there's no reason to not visit. Want to make the best meals you can? well this is your first step. Food is good!




  • June 21, 2018 - Canada Day Events



    See what's happening this Canada Day and find the best of the best in your area! Dont miss a beat, take a seat and enjoy this Canada Day to the max!


  • June 14, 2018 - Fathers Day Activities




    Fathers Day can be difficult especially when you cant seem to figure out what to do. You have to do something for him because you arent a terrible child of course. So what do you do? well here are some ideas to get the ball rolling and have an awesome day!






  • June 8, 2018 - Top 5 2018 Summer Events


    Interested in visiting South Georgian Bay, but not sure what to do while you're here? Well no need to look any further! Our team at the tourism centre has put together 5 of our favourite summer events located throughout the region.






  • May 23, 2018 - Boating in South Georgian Bay



    Boating, the art of conquering the high seas, taking able sea-men aboard to fight the winds and master the depths of the ocean blue. Or sit, relax maybe do a little fishing have a drink while you’re at it, that sort of thing. Whatever floats your boat. You can do all this and more with all of these amazing boating adventures just waiting for you and everyone you love!






  • May 10, 2018 - Mother's Day Ideas 



    She’s unique. A generic gift from that store won’t do but that doesn’t mean you need to spend a week trying to figure out what to get. You can’t get the same thing as last year or regift the same idea. She’s smart and has learned all your reindeer games years ago. A phone call or a quick drop in is out of the question. So, what do you do?







  • April 29, 2018 - Marvelous Museums



    Stand upon the shoulders of our ancestors and look to what they have created. See the tools they had used to craft the art and objects of their time and our own. Join them on a journey, a tour of what was and what is to be. Just come for the one or museum hop your way through the area.






  •  April 19, 2018 - Fun Family Activities



    Being together as a family and sharing in the fun, excitement and joy of fun outings is an integral part of what makes a family, a family. Too long now has the screen held up as the ultimate distraction and taking a break from the couch while staring at those screens is just what the doctor ordered. Get the double scoop on these 5 fun family activities you can share together.






  • April 12, 2018  - Plan your Bachelor / Bachelorette Party in South Georgian Bay



    Is your BFF or Bro tying the knot? Send them off in style in their last few days of singledom with these amazing bachelor / bachelorette party ideas and why you should getaway to South Georgian Bay.






  •  April 3, 2018 - 5 Best Bruce Trails in South Georgian Bay


     
    The Bruce Trail, Canadas oldest and longest marked foot trail. A crisscross of trails and side trails you can get lost in for months, if you should ever feel the need. A place where you are met with the beauty of nature, the adventure within and the biodiversity that comes with the size of this protected area. But why get lost for months when you can see and explore the best all in under a day. These are the best locations that the Bruce trail has to offer in the South Georgian Bay area.






  • March 24, 2018 - Spring Into New Seasonal Microbrews

     

    A winter of seasonal dark ales and porters is finished. The smell and taste of spring is in the air and in your glass. Light and crisp, and with it comes the signatures of the season: citrus, orange, honey, florals and mangoes reminiscent of the tropics. From cervezas to blonde ales, or fruit and wheat beers; mark your calendar for all the cheers!